Research Assistant - Neurobiology (ref. 17038)
School of Clinical Sciences
- Fixed Term Contract (12 months)
- £30,122 - £33,884
- Level a in Pathway 2
- Closing date for applications:
- 9:00am 11 Apr 2012
A one year postdoctoral position is available immediately in Dr Patrick Case and Professor Jeremy Henley’s laboratories. The project is to examine signalling from the placenta to the fetal brain. This novel concept of cellular signalling from cell barriers like the placenta and the cornea was recently discovered by our research group (Nature Nanotechnology;4:876-83 (2009). Nature Nanotechnology 6, 824–833 (2011). This project aims to move this onto real-life applications towards the clinic. You will liaise with Professor Marianne Thoresen (Clinical Neuroscience Bristol), Dr Nicki Cohen (Neuropathology Bristol) and Professor Elek Molnar (Bristol).
The overall objectives of the project are to characterise changes in neuronal development with immunocytochemistry and to do this in dissociated cell culture as well as in slice preparations of brains. You should hold a PhD in a relevant neuroscience or biological discipline.
If successful, you may be appointed either on a fixed-term or an open-ended contract depending on the extent of your previous relevant research experience. Three years’ appropriate and relevant experience at another higher education institution would normally lead to an appointment on an open-ended contract. Further information can be found at www.bristol.ac.uk/hr/ftc/
Download full details (17038fds.doc)
If you do not have Microsoft Word you may require a Word document reader to open this file: Open Office - download, or Word viewer are available.
- Contact for informal enquiries:
- Dr P Case (C.P.Case@bristol.ac.uk | 0117 323 2115)
Senior Research Fellow Ri Hn Project, Ref:1460129, University of the West of England, United Kingdom, about 1 month ago
Department Business & Management Campus/location Frenchay campus Duration of post Fixed term Fixed Term end date 3 Feb 2017 Fixed term period (yrs/mths) 1 year/ 8 months Post is open to: External ...
Part Time Events Assistant (Job Share), University of Bath, United Kingdom, 15 days ago
View All Vacancies Marketing & Communications Salary: Starting from £20,781, rising to £24,057 pro rata Closing Date: Sunday 31 May 2015 Interview Date: Thursday 11 June 2015 Reference: CT3166 T...
Part Time Events Assistant (Job Share), University of Bath, United Kingdom, 7 days ago
View All Vacancies Marketing & Communications Salary: Starting from £20,781, rising to £24,057 pro rata Placed On: Wednesday 13 May 2015 Closing Date: Sunday 31 May 2015 Interview Date: Thursday...
Finance Supervisor (Job Share), University of Bath, United Kingdom, 10 days ago
The Accommodation and Hospitality Department require a Finance Supervisor to support the Finance team with the smooth running of the department. Under the guidance of the Assistant Financial Accou...